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Jul 2011

Video shares the radio star

NFSA manager for Education and Touring Programs Brendan Smith reports from the QUESTNet Conference in Queensland.

By Brendan Smith / 21 Jul 2011

Arc Cinema video artworks

Christopher Fulham writes about the video artworks he created for use in Arc cinema. The public launch of his work takes place at Arc cinema on 21 July at 5.30pm.

By Christopher Fulham / 20 Jul 2011
Film

The art of festival posters

Music and film festivals and festival posters have become an integral part of Australia’s cultural scene. Collective Passions showcases festival posters in the NFSA collection.

By Morgyn Phillips / 15 Jul 2011
Posters

SoundKILDA Audience Award

The NFSA was on hand at the 2011 St Kilda Film Festival to present the Audience Award for the SoundKilda Australian Music Video Competition.

By Simon Smith / 14 Jul 2011

New Caledonia's memories

The NFSA gives New Caledonians an important window to their history by providing a copy of a short documentary made in the 1920s and previously unavailable in New Caledonia.

By Rod Butler / 6 Jul 2011
Jun 2011

Asia Pacific archiving

Rod Butler and Mick Newnham share the NFSA's preservation expertise in Noumea.

By Rod Butler / 29 Jun 2011
Film
Sound

Preservation planning in the Pacific

Rod Butler and Mick Newnham of the NFSA's preservation team provide advice and training to industry colleagues from across the Pacific region.

By Rod Butler / 29 Jun 2011

Darwin Access Centre launched

Sigrid Thornton battled the ash cloud that grounded planes and closed airports to launch the NT Access Centre in Darwin.

By Bronwyn Coupe / 23 Jun 2011

Vale Barry William Woods

Jazz drummer Barry Woods has passed away in Sydney. Carla Teixeira looks at his life and legacy.

By Carla Teixeira / 21 Jun 2011
Oral History
Sound

Giorgio Mangiamele

The NFSA has recently restored four films made by the Italian-Australian filmmaker.

By Graham Shirley / 19 Jun 2011
Film